I Love Connecticut

I love where I live, and I’d like to share it with you. Here are some great resources for planning a day or a whole vacation in Connecticut. You don’t need a passport to visit Mystic Country! If you’re looking for things to do or places to eat in Connecticut, specifically eastern Connecticut, here’s my local point of view.

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My Connecticut Features

Plan a visit or learn more about Connecticut with these resources:
Connecticut: Still Revolutionary (Official CT Visit Site)
Mystic Country (Eastern Connecticut)
Quiet Corner (Northeastern Connecticut)
The Last Green Valley (Northeastern Connecticut)
Connecticut Restaurant Week
CBIA: CT Business and Industry Administration
Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT
See Mystic Country, Connecticut
Beautiful Eastern Connecticut
Visit New Haven
Visit Hartford

I’m like a tourist in my own state, and I think that’s the best way to get the most out of life. I believe that there is always more to be explored, so while I’m out having adventures and adding to this list, here’s an insider’s guide to places to visit in Connecticut and their websites.

Best places and spaces in Connecticut:
Mohegan Sun Resort Casino, Uncasville
Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket
Mystic Aquarium, Mystic
Mystic Seaport, Mystic
Essex Steam Train, Essex
Devils Hopyard State Park, East Haddam
Lantern Hill, North Stonington
CT River Museum, Essex
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford
Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, New Haven
Lake Compounce Amusement Park, Bristol
The Dinosaur Place, Oakdale
Garde Arts Center, New London
Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Waterford
Ocean Beach Park, New London
My favorite sweets and eats in Connecticut:

Do you live in eastern Connecticut? Pat yourself on the back, because you’re that much more awesome! Use the resources below to find out what’s going on day to day in our area.
Chamber’s Regional Calendar
Zip06 Calendar (The Day)
Patch.com Events (Select your city)
Courant News and Events